An award for my painting

I’m feeling pretty proud of myself this week. I have just received an Award of Excellence for my painting “Self Preservation” from Manhattan Arts and it is now on display online as part of this annual juried show “HerStory”. Check […]

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Periscope

  So this week I have been addicted to Periscope. Many really fantastic artists and galleries are using it to show off their work, so I have decided to join in the fun. You can find me on there with […]

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A painting about flight

Pinioned

` “Pinioned” Oil on canvas 60 x 40 cm 2014 In this painting “Pinioned” I explore aviation. The effects that our increased air travel has on our environment. How the pollution impacts on the other creatures we share this world with. I want […]

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In the Grip

“In the Grip” Oil on canvas 60 x 40 cm 2014 I have been focusing on why we create cities, the buildings, roads, modern materials and vehicles. Why do we choose to live in these spaces? We embed ourselves inside […]

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Disquiet

“Disquiet” Oil and egg tempera on wood 80 x 60cm “No tree has branches so foolish as to fight amongst themselves” This gem of wisdom from the Ojibwe people best describes this painting. I was unaware of this saying when I was painted this, […]

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Thinking about death

  “Thinking about death trying to live life” 30 x 40 cm Oil on wood 2013 Inside the box is a reminder of our mortality. A young girl transforms in steps towards a skeleton. This skeleton reaches out towards the […]

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William and the crypt

“William and the crypt” Oil on wood 40 x 30 cm 2012 Here is my portrait of William Walker (1869–1918). William Walker worked as a diver, the story of how he dived in the pitch dark, dirty, water filled crypt […]

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The lament of the wolf

“The lament of the wolf” Acrylic on wood 30 x 40 cm A painting highlighting the effect of our encroaching cities on our fellow animals. 2013 Back to all artwork

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Sleeping City

“Sleeping City” Oil on paper 25 x 58 cm 2012 One of the paintings from my “While we are asleep”series. Snuggling down after a busy city day, surrounded, the city continues on. A city consumes energy around the clock but we […]

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Engrossed

“Engrossed” Oil on wood 30 x 40 cm 2012 This is a another portrait of my son. I made for an exhibition with a computer game theme called “Game on”. When my boy and his friends play games they get completely […]

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Venzianna

“Venzianna” Oil and egg tempera on wood Venzianna is inspired by my trips to Venice. A glorious city that celebrates the arts. The water is so much a part of this city, the way people live, what they eat and […]

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